For running the Collection Registry you may either use a docker container or you build and run the service from source. The source code is available at GitHub. For more information about compiling and starting from source, please refer to the README located in the source repository.
In the following, running the Collection Registry using docker is explained.
$ docker run -d -p 8080:8080 kitdm/collection-api:latest Unable to find image 'kitdm/collection-api:latest' locally latest: Pulling from kitdm/collection-api 3192219afd04: Pull complete 17c160265e75: Pull complete cc4fe40d0e61: Pull complete 9d647f502a07: Pull complete [...] Status: Downloaded newer image for kitdm/collection-api:latest
As soon as the microservice is started, you can browse to http://localhost:8080/swagger-ui.html in order test that the service works.